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for this group. a team that sent 10 players straight to the nfl. three of whom went on to the nfl hall of fame. what happened? >> we were uninvited. we had some opportunities to go to bowl games but they were all in the south. >> two of the finest players in the country played at usf in 1951. center linebacker burl toller and eventual hall of famer. they told them they could play only if toller and mason were left out of the team. >> they said you can come but you have to leave the two black boys at home. what were we to do. >> at first it was jubilation then they heard the catch. >> everybody exploded and then he says what do you think about ollie and marley. i cannot repeat what they said. that was the end of the jubilation. >> we didn't know. they don't ár -- they didn't want to go. it was that simple. >> for them to say we will only invite teams without negros and that was unacceptable. >>> the dignity of friendship came without a price. the school's football program was finished. >> it was a great emotional loss that's still the fact that we were so close to each other that we would ne
just printed today. on them are official nfl player's stickers showing they are the real deal. >> our nfl sticker on it. because those stickers are numbered and whatever else and we have to account for them. >> reporter: but there are also plenty of knock offs. these vendors on market street took off when we started asking questions. >> why not is this not legitimate merchandise. >> reporter: and officially licensed products will carry either an nfl hologram or a tag or a sticker from the player's association. >> yeah, i always try to get the official licensed product. it's just my personal preference. i don't like to buy knock offs. >> reporter: the nfl confirms they have inspectors here in the bay area as well as in baltimore and new orleans looking out for unlicensed merchandise. police officers also tell us they sited several vendors today who were breaking the rules. live in san francisco, cara liu, channel 2 news. >>> and ktvu is going to the super bowl, we have a team of reporters and photographers headed to new orleans and we will have live coverage in every single newscast st
francisco 49ers are returning to the super bowl and to the glory days of nfl dominance. >> and the excitement spilled out to the san francisco streets with police arresting several rowdy fans tonight. good evening everyone i'm heather holmes. >> and i'm ken wayne. >>> the 49ers they staged quite a come back to defeat the falcons. and fred inglis is joining us. >> this is why i don't go on roller coaster rides. my stomach can't take it. the 49ers knew they would need a record setting come back. and quarterback colin kaepernick showed leadership. 49ers take the first lead with more than eight minutes left in the game. matt ryan he was big all day but his fourth at four. and there's navarro bowman. 49ers earn the greatest come back in history. they now have a chance to win their sixth nfl title but their first one in 18 years. >> we want to go get it. those guys came out on fire. putting 17 points early. this type of shot late in the season, we definitely did that today. >> can you explain what it means to go to the super bowl now? >> it means a lot. from the bottom, being
coach in his own right and two sons they make it to the nfl. very top of the profession. so now flash back to nearly two years ago on the eve of the nfl draft, here's dad trying to talk his son jim into telling him who he's going to draft, it's a great listen. >> can you tell me? tell me, tomorrow you're going to draft a quarterback. who's it going to be? and it goes dead silent. not a word. and i can just hear him going. [breathing] on the phone. i can actually hear him breathing. i said jim. tomorrow is the day. he said dad will you pledge that you will not share this information with anyone. you can't even talk about it with jackie. will you promise me that you will keep this totally secret. i said jim, you have my honor, you have my word. and then he mentioned that colin kaepernick was going to be the guy that he drafts. and i said jim that's the guy. >> thumbs up. as they say the rest is history. sure enough the niners select kaepernick. second round of the 2011 draft. he was the sixth quarterback selected that year. and that regarded as a can't miss prospect. harbaugh saw someth
products have the nfl hall gram or the stick -- hologram of the logo. the nfl inspector has been in san francisco, baltimore, new orleans to target people selling unlicensed gears and several vendors have been cited. >>> this morning, the bay area artist will be back to work in the city's mission district in honor of the niners. these are pictures that will now grace the lodge on the 2600 lock of mission street. the artist, they painted it using only ropes and ladders. the second night for them to go up in that area and painted by the same artist last year during the playoffs. >>> and we have a team of eggers heading to new orleans. once they get there, they will have live reports, leading up to super bowl sunday. immediately following the super bowl, the only live local post- game show is right here on ktvu channel 2. >>> still a week away and i'm already feeling the stress building up in the back. >> the excitement, not stress. >> i know, i need to get outside. if i do or you are feeling the stress with me and you want to get outside, what do you think, how are we looking today in >>
. and the former nfl quarterback jim harbaugh loves colin kaepernick's throwing skills. again, word we used was piercing with his throws. you know, he is accurate and has the ability to drive the ball through the defense. >> just the way colin kaepernick runs, you know, the gracefulness of his stride, the ground that he covers, it reminds me of me when i run. [ laughter ] >> and then i wake up. [ laughter ] >> and 49er fans made it to the oracle arena today. maybe the warriors will carry the same prestige someday. jefferson blocked the shot. heads for the hills. jefferson draws the foul. turns it into a three-point play. trailing by 7. then stephen curry heats up they win 106-99. and that is sports. >> all right. thank you, feds. >> you bet. -- thank you, fred. >> you bet. >> that will do it for us tonight. we will see you tonight at 10:00 p.m. >> good night. look at you guys with your fancy-schmancy u-verse high speed internet. you know, in my day you couldn't just start streaming six ways to sunday. you'd get knocked off. and sometimes, it took a minute to download a song. that's sixty se
filed a lawsuit against the nfl saying his suicide was a result of head injuries he sustained as a football player. he shot himself back in may. earlier this month, the national institute of health released a report of his brain injury saying he had degenerative brain disease likely caused by repeated blows to the head. >>> a bay area grocery chain giving customers a discount. we'll tell you why. >> reporter: an outside consultant coming in to help the oakland police department combat crime. the controversial vote by the city council overnight and what's being done to address community concerns. >>> stanford scientists say they've developed a again ecically engineered gene of h.i.v. the technique involves a break in the gene dna and a stacking of resistance cells at that location. scientists say the technique could one day replace a lifetime of medication for people with h.i.v. infections. >>> our state is experiencing a state income tax bump. we may finish the month $4 billion ahead of what forecasters expected. it could be the biggest one- month overage in recent memory. the
. . >>> junior seau's family has filed a wrongful death lawsuit claiming the nfl withheld information about the risks of brain damage from concussions. the former linebacker was 43 when he shot himself in his san diego county home in may. he played 20 seasons in the nfl. the national institutes of health say tissue samples showed signs of a brain disease. >>> the nfl has fined frank gore ten thousand dollars. the reason, he wore his socks to low during last sunday's game. afterward his son pointed out another problem. >> you have the question for you man? >> daddy i want to ask you why is your pants so short? >> i had -- no -- hot in here man. >> how do you respond to that? >> this was his second uniform fine. he was fined for throwing a football in to the stands during a regular season game. >> you can help make a dream come true for a south bay teen. organizers of operation prom dress are asking for donations of new or gently used prom dresses, shoes and other accessories, all colors, styles and sizes are needed. they just need to be appropriate for high school students. donations c
and hurt them with his passing. his 10th nfl start, one of the most versatile quarterback challenges. colin kaepernick would remind you alex smith didn't do too badly in his first 9 games. smith taught colin kaepernick the program. both have been professional. >> it means a lot. shows his character and the kind of man he is. i mean, he helped me through everything from week one till now. >> nature of sports, you know? he got an opportunity, he stepped up and made the most of it. you know, that is the deal. that is how i got my start. i was no different. guy got hurt, i started. so, you know, pretty hypocritical to be upset about it. >> the last golden state warriors to make the all-star game was 1977. this is a new era. david lee was chosen as a reserve. he is averaging 19 points, shooting 52% from the field. second all star collection for lee -- selection for lee. the game is in houston on february 17. >>> cal, stanford, st. marys, all with games tonight, we will have that for you tonight at 10:00 p.m. >> thank you, joe. >> sure. >>> the sharks hit the ice in an hour, coming up tonight at
they did it. because the nfl does not allow it. in frap frap paul chambers, ktvu channel 2 news. >> remember to stay right here for all your super bowl p coverage, we will bring you team coverage of the game starting next week with them. and remember we will only be the only local news station with a life post game show following the super bowl. >>> well the san francisco public utilities commission has approved a plan to complicate any further efforts to drain that reservoir, they voted to shelf that plan. it is the main water for them and for them. therefore they say it is only fair they have a say in it. they argue to overturn that saying they own it so should be responsible for it. >>> they have announced charges won't be filed amid allegations the department hid millions in state funds, the scandal came as the state threatened to close parks because of budget cuts. the d.a.'s office says it would be hard to prove any criminal wrongdoing. >> happy friday to you. a mix of sun and clouds outside our door. mostly sunny over parts of the bay. mostly cloudy over san jose, a litt
passes for 233 yards and one touchdown. and as a former nfl quarterback, jim doesn't hide his feelings either. >> the word we used a couple of weeks ago is piercing with his throws. accurate and has the ability to drive the ball through the defense. >> and it wasn't as big of a spectacle as the super bowl but the harbaughs already became the first brothers to coach against each other in an nfl game. way back in thanksgiving night in 2011. older brother john won that game and john says the second match up is really no big deal. >> i mean is it really going to be written about? it's not exactly like churchill and roosevelt or anything. it's pretty cool. that's as far as it goes. >> just like colin kaepernick runs, the gracefulness of his stride, the ground that he covers, it reminds me of me when i run. and then i wake up. >> i watch his media things i just laugh. because some people take him seriously. you know they actually think that some of that stuff is serious and he's having fun you know. and he's just being himself. he's the same guy, what you see is what you get. >> the l.a. cli
. and as a former nfl quarterback, jim doesn't hide his feelings either. >> the word we used a couple of weeks ago is piercing with his throws. accurate and has the ability to drive the ball through the defense. >> and it wasn't as big of a spectacle as the super bowl but the harbaughs already became the first brothers to coach against each other in an nfl game. way back in thanksgiving night in 2011. older brother john won that game and john says the second match up is really no big deal. >> i mean is it really going to be written about? it's not exactly like churchill and roosevelt or anything. it's pretty cool. that's as far as it goes. >> just like colin kaepernick runs, the gracefulness of his stride, the ground that he covers, it reminds me of me when i run. and then i wake up. >> i watch his media things i just laugh. because some people take him seriously. you know they actually think that some of that stuff is serious and he's having fun you know. and he's just being himself. he's the same guy, what you see is what you get. >> the l.a. clippers have lost just 10 times in 42 game this is s
significantly. >>> the family of the late junior seau is suing the nfl over the former linebacker's suicide. seau's family claims his suicide was the result of brain disease caused by all the violent hits he suffered while playing football. their wrongful death lawsuit claims that the nfl deliberately hid the dangers of repetitive blows to the head. seau shot himself last may. he was diagnosed with traumatic brain disease following his suicide. >>> the san francisco 49ers say their new santa clara stadium will make as much energy as it uses on game days. once the team starts playing there. the niners announced the deal to install several solar panels in the stadium. >>> well, politicians know very well pleasing constituents always comes first. maybe that's why baltimore-born pelosi is backing the 49ers and not the ravens. pelosi said growing up, she was a ravens' fan, but her constituency is san francisco. pelosi puts it this way, i'm rooting for the 49ers. i'm not rooting against baltimore. stay with ktvu for continuing coverage leading up to super bowl xlvii. we are following the team as
are suing the nfl for the wrongful death suit because of seau's suicide. the suit claims the nfl deliberately hid the dangers of repetitive blows to the head. posthumous tests show seau had traumatic brain disease when he died. >>> mark is here now with sports. how about those warriors, going up against the top team in the league. >> yeah, it's everybody around here. winning contagious. and the warriors have a big dose going around. serious with this team now, they knocked off the clippers monday. best team in the nba tonight, that would be the team that brings in the very talented kevin durant. bringing 33 tonight. the usual all-star performance outing for david lee. but the warriors, 22 points, 12 rebounds. he's going to get onto that all- star team as a reserve tomorrow. 9 off the bench for jarrett jack. 1:41 left. warriors up by 3. it all came down to defense. curry had 31 points, but the steal right there, anticipating the passing lane. he's fouled, he drained the free throws. the warriors now the only team to beat the heat, the thunder, and the clips all in this season. thr
and the nfl says they withheld information about the risks of brain damage. he was 46 when he killed himself and he played 20 seasons with the dolphins and patriots. the national institutes of health shows signs of a degenerative brain disease linked to concussion. >>> and security on play station network, britain is asking them to pay after a hacker broke into the network nearly two years ago. that left information vulnerable and they called the case one of the most serious ever reported if that country. >>> 6:48 let's go back over to sal, we are keeping an eye on the whole bay area, it has been good >> >> one thing i worry about when it is wet outside is more collisions. we have some slow traffic out there though and we will start off with a look at the peninsular. the drive time between 380 and 90 remains and across the bay from 238 down to union city, that will get thicker so we will start checking that drive time soon. looking at 880 heading north out of oakland, there are no major delays and when you get to san francisco, about a 10 minute delay at the bay bridge toll plaza, traffic is
the world series. that will not happen with the super bowl because the nfl does not allow public viewing parties. that will not stop a lot of niner fans from having celebrations of their own. this was a scene of chopper 2 after people took to the streets. mayor ed lee is asking that places serving hard liquor be a little more responsible. >> to suggest that they serve something with heavy alcohol. any duration doesn't help. >> reporter: next week the mayor and police chief will visit areas hit by vandals. they will be talking about 450 to 500 officers added to the streets for super bowl sunday. that is lee times the amount of a normal sunday. if that weren't enough fire marshals will also be hitting the streets. >> if it looks like things are getting out of hand or have too much of a crowd in a bar we will close it down. >>> now there is no need to stock up on liquor. the mayor's office wants to stress it's not imposing a ban on hard liquor during a game. coming up we will hear from one local business who says if the mayor's plan is a good one, it's not easy to implement. >> remember to
her head when she falls to the grouped. na has probably never been on an nfl sideline, but she can say she has been through the same battery of tests. azarenka wins it 6-3 and wins her second career major and retains the no. 1 ranking in the world. >>> tiger woods last major tournament win was the 2008 u.s. open on the torrey pines course in san diego. tiger trying to win the farmers insurance tournament on this same course this weekend. in addition, to college mascots who overrun the course, hevay fog forced the delay of the tournament. jerry kelly with a line drive to the infield. woods is trying to win on this course for the 8th time in 13 professional tournaments. >>> the santa clara portion of the 49ers season is just about over. the niners get on a plane for super bowl xlvii tomorrow. it has to be a sweet experience for frank gore, about to complete his eighth season, gore has done just about everything, but go to a super bowl. through the tough times of his first six years he became the niners all-time leading recurrers and other records and run for three scores in this year's p
in santa rosa. >>> frank gore will pay more attention to his footwear. the nfl has fined him for wearing his socks too low during the nfc championship game. he said he was so focused on winning the game, his dress code slipped his mind. >>> ashton cup of char is -- cup of char is -- ashton kuchar is expected to have a discussion about the film and it starts next thursday and the movie opens in theaters in april. >>> operation prom dress, organizers need new or generally used prom dresses shoes and other accessories all colors and styles are needed and the only qualification is that it must be appropriate to be worn there and donations must be dropped off at any community center. >>> the stars came out for a concert celebrating the opening of the san francisco's new jazz center. the building used to be an auto repair shop. it is now a showcase for jazz music and they have many artists there and bill cosby was the master of sir minorities miss. >> oh, very nice. >>> coming up on 6:00 with sal for a look at traffic. >>> very good, we are starting in the south bay, this traffic does look goo
. once the ball is kicked off they will be cane and able. >> reporter: he says it is great for the nfl and the fans. as has been the play of colin kaepernick. >> i love the fact colin kaepernick had 21 yards rushing against the falcons. it showed he is not a one trip pony. >> who is going to win? >> my opinion is the 49ers are going to win this game. they will win by more than 3- 1/2 points and they will carry the 6 6th trophy back to san francisco. >> reporter: he sees the 9ers strong for years to come and is enjoying watching their success. john sasaki, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> a judge is ordering new orleans to down size its plan for a banner free zone during the super bowl. he issued a tempiary restraining -- temporary restraining order today. the judge said the city can only enforce the rules near the super dome. the aclu sued. a hearing is set for monday. stay with ktvu for continuing coverage leading up to super bowl xlvii. we are following the team as they prepare for the game in new orleans. we have everything 49ers related and we are sending a number of very lucky crews to th
during the nfl lockout two seasons ago. >>> 4:50 is the time right now. over night fire forced several people from their homes. >> i opened my door and immediately i saw smoke going upstairs. >> how neighbors were able to jump in to help. >>> improving your commute on highway 24. we'll give you a peek at what the now caldecott tunnel will look lick. and new information about when it will open. >>> welcome back to the ktvu channel 2 morning news. 4:52 is the time. inside the new bore of the caldecott tunnel we are getting a look at where your tax dollars are going. we found crews yesterday with headlamps they are operating heavy machinery, installing lighting. they are working with the equipment there. cal tran says the fourth bore is 75-80% complete and set to open later this year. >>> in over night news a car fire forced the i vassuation of an -- evacuation of an apartment building in redwood city. the car was parked in a car pot when it caught fire. while investigators aren't commenting, tenants believe it was intentionally set because there were two separate fires one in the front o
out here like they did during the giant's world series. that can't happen because the nfl won't allow a public viewing party. now that will not stop a lot of niner fans celebrating of course. this was a scene last week when fans took to the streets in an effort of keeping the city and people safe. the mayor is asking that places serving hard alcohol be more responsible. >> to suggest that they serve something that heavy alcohol during the time the celebration, being drunk sometimes doesn't help. >> reporter: the next week the mayor and police chief will visit areas hit by vandals after the giants won and discuss the plan for safety on super bowl sunday which includes up to 500 officers on the streets, three times the amount of a normal sunday. fire marshalls will also hit the streets. >> if it look like its getting out of hand or they have had to much of a crowd in the bar we will close it. >> reporter: no need to stock up on alcohol. the office wants to stress it's not putting a ban on hard liquor. coming up we will go to a local bar, talk to a bartender to hear how he is respondin
hall. that is because the nfl doesn't allow public viewing parties so there won't be any big screens out here like there was during the giants world series. live in san francisco i'm paul chambers ktvu channel 2 news. >> remember to stay right here at ktvu channel 2 for all your super bowl coverage. we will bring you team coverage of the game starting next week with ktvu anchors. remember we will also be the only local news station with a live post game following the super bowl. >>> preliminary hearing is scheduled in san francisco in connection to the murder of a suspected pimp. now there are four defendants in the case. prosecutors are consolidating the four cases into one. 22-year-old calvin sneed were shot and killed last june. two of the accounts are her parents -- two of the defendants are her parents. >>> the taliban is claiming responsibility for a botched suicide car bombing in afghanistan that was supposed to target nato troops. the suicide car bomber was trying to hit a convoy of nato supply instead he rammed into two houses killing five civilians and injuring another 25 p
say that was another boring pro bowl game. the nfc destroyed the afc. once again the nfl has to decide whether the league's all star game will come back next season. >>> coming up on 6:00. let's check back in with sal for a look at traffic. >>> pam, dave, good morning. things are getting busier out there as we get up on the 6:00 hour. northbound 280 traffic does look good getting up to highway 17. sunol grade traffic is getting busier heading south. the drive time hasn't changed yet. now let's go back to the desk. >>> we have the very latest. a deadly crash in foster city has claimed three lives. what we now know about the young victims and why the chp is making a public appeal for help. >>> a giant project near at & t park. why it's finally on the fast track. >>> good morning. a little system dropping down. will it bring us cooler weather or warmer temps on the way? we'll have forecast in two minutes.
destroy -- shenanigans the nfc destroyed the afc. the nfl has to decide whether the all-star game will return next season. roger goodell has said the pro bowl will not be played again if the play doesn't get better this year. >>> well, now we get to talk about baseball because the san francisco giants' world championship trophy tour moves to contra costa later tonight. you can see both the 2012 and 2010 trophies in antioch. it will be at the antioch community center on lone tree way tonight between 6:00 and 8:00 p.m. now, to find out more dates, locations and times for the trophy tour, go to ktvu.com. we have the full schedule right there under ktvu web links. >>> nine minutes before 8:00. more fallout from that royal phone prank that's ended tragically. what happened to the australian show behind the hoax. >>> and why authorities in los angeles are investigating singer chris brown. look at you guys with your fancy-schmancy u-verse high speed internet. you know, in my day you couldn't just start streaming six ways to sunday. you'd get knocked off. and sometimes, it took a minute t
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